Category: Borrowing

Zopa and RateSetter in "Most Trusted Loan Provider"

June 22nd, 2012
Zopa
Zopa and RateSetter take first and second place in the Moneywise customer service awards for "Most Trusted Loan Provider". Zopa has now won the award for three years in a row, and RateSetter received the "Highly Commended" second place. The contenders… more »

Squirrl.com makes first loans

June 18th, 2012
Squirrl.com
The first two borrowing requests on Squirrl.com have reached 100% and these will put the company straight into #6 in the P2P ranking by loan size in the UK.  These requests were helped through with institutional finance.  All lenders on these two loans… more »

YES-secure celebrates its second birthday

June 17th, 2012
YES-secure
YES-secure celebrates its second birthday.  Many happy returns to YES-secure / Encash and their lenders and borrowers.  Over the last two years YES-secure have facilitated £518,670 in loans (using their figures from today) and lenders have experienced b… more »

News coverage of P2P lending

June 9th, 2012
There was a high profile article on the BBC news website on peer-to-peer lending today, and this has accounted for the biggest ever number of hits on the P2P Money website in a single day.  However I was concerned reading some of the comments on the art… more »

YES-secure consider closing their forum

June 6th, 2012
Encash
YES-secure (Encash) yesterday stated they are considering closing down their forum due to "a small number of small members constantly expressing negative comments".  This was met with a prompt response from several lenders, but unfortunately the some o… more »